“I believe profoundly in the possibilities of democracy, but democracy needs to be emancipated from capitalism. As long as we inhabit a capitalist democracy, a future of racial equality, gender equality, economic equality will elude us.” - Angela Davis, 2014
#Facebook gave #Spotify and #Netflix access to users’ private messages
“#Capitalism, the illusion of choice”
And reported last week...
State Dept. official: China holding 800k Muslim minorities in internment camps
Published exactly a year ago.
“An exclusive analysis of data from the 50 largest local police departments in the United States shows that police shoot Americans more than twice as often as previously known.”
Also, it’s available to stream for free on #HooplaDigital (https://www.hoopladigital.com) and #Kanopy (https://www.kanopy.com/product/i-am-not-your-negro) if your library supports those services!
Meet GOP Jesus: https://invidio.us/watch?v=SZ2L-R8NgrA
- Exxon Mobile knew since at least the 70s about the potential harm caused by global warming and greenhouse gas emissions.
- In the 80s, they concluded that global warming would actually be good for profits; the polar ice caps would melt, making it easier to get at Arctic oil reserves.
- They started to collaborate with other fossil fuel companies to knowingly lie about CO2 emissions and its effects, in order to stop any global coordinated efforts to to prevent climate change.